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Nano-Niclosamide Has Potential to Treat COVID-19

NANO-NICLOSAMIDE HAS POTENTIAL TO TREAT COVID-19

Researchers from the University of Liverpool have shown the potential of repurposing an existing and cheap drug into a long-acting...

New Technique Finds Circulation Problems in Placenta

NEW TECHNIQUE FINDS CIRCULATION PROBLEMS IN PLACENTA

New study was done by John G. Sled of the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto on novel ultrasound technique. Funding was provided...

 
 
 
Microneedles Help Painless Vaccination With Less Side Effects

MICRONEEDLES HELP PAINLESS VACCINATION WITH LESS SIDE EFFECTS

Study from the University of Helsinki monitors microneedles for immunotherapy and discusses the challenges regarding their production.

Glowing Probe can detect Heart Diseases Earlier

GLOWING PROBE CAN DETECT HEART DISEASES EARLIER

Researchers have created a probe that glows when it detects an enzyme linked to blood clots and strokes.

 
 
 
Risk of Dementia Increases With Decline in Kidney Function

RISK OF DEMENTIA INCREASES WITH DECLINE IN KIDNEY FUNCTION

Individuals with reduced kidney function may have an increased risk of developing dementia.

Postmenopausal Women at Greater Risk for Subsequent Bone Fractures

POSTMENOPAUSAL WOMEN AT GREATER RISK FOR SUBSEQUENT BONE FRACTURES

Fractures in the arm, wrist, leg, and other parts of the body also increases the risk for subsequent bone breaks apart from specifically...

 
 
 
World Hand Hygiene Day - Clean Hands Save Lives!

WORLD HAND HYGIENE DAY - CLEAN HANDS SAVE LIVES!

World Hand Hygiene Day, observed on 5 May, every year holds a lot of significance this year as we battle against the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID Deaths and Cases Shoot Up in Maharashtra

COVID DEATHS AND CASES SHOOT UP IN MAHARASHTRA

COVID-19 fatalities and new cases recorded a sharp hike in Maharashtra though the Mumbai situation improved. The number of new COVID...

 
 
 
Men Worried About Job Security During Pandemic

MEN WORRIED ABOUT JOB SECURITY DURING PANDEMIC

Men are worried about job security, fear of contracting COVID during the pandemic, said BMC helpline.

AP COVID Strain N440K Not New, Diminishing in India, Says CSIR

AP COVID STRAIN N440K NOT NEW, DIMINISHING IN INDIA, SAYS CSIR

In South India, coronavirus variant N440K is prevalent since last year and it is diminishing, say scientists.

 
 
 
COVID: Roche Gets Emergency Use Nod for Antibody Cocktail Vaccine

COVID: ROCHE GETS EMERGENCY USE NOD FOR ANTIBODY COCKTAIL VACCINE

The Casirivimab-Imdevimab injection is a cocktail of two monoclonal antibodies and was designed specifically to block infectivity of...

Second Wave of COVID-19 Witnesses More Deadly Strain Than Ever

SECOND WAVE OF COVID-19 WITNESSES MORE DEADLY STRAIN THAN EVER

Newly mutated A.P. strain of covid-19 spikes up the second wave.The shorter incubation period of newly mutated N440K variants of COVID-19...

 
 
 
Twitter can Help Improve Dental Education

TWITTER CAN HELP IMPROVE DENTAL EDUCATION

Twitter can be a useful learning tool in dental education, but there were some barriers. Therefore, further research would help in...

Stress Levels in Mothers of Preschoolers Increased During Pandemic

STRESS LEVELS IN MOTHERS OF PRESCHOOLERS INCREASED DURING PANDEMIC

Covid-19 pandemic has affected most of the mothers' health. Fathers or other family members can take on some of the childcare and housework...

 
 
 
Covid in India: 3,780 Deaths and 3.82L Cases In 24 Hours

COVID IN INDIA: 3,780 DEATHS AND 3.82L CASES IN 24 HOURS

India recorded 3,780 deaths, maximum in a day and 3,82,315 fresh Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours. It is the 14th straight day when...

Air Pollution May Increase Your Blood Pressure

AIR POLLUTION MAY INCREASE YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE

Short- and long-term exposure to certain environmental air pollutants can increase blood pressure in children and adolescents. Therefore,...

 
 
 
New 3D 'Lung-On-A-Chip' Model Helps Test New Therapies for Covid-19

NEW 3D 'LUNG-ON-A-CHIP' MODEL HELPS TEST NEW THERAPIES FOR COVID-19

Novel 3D "lung-on-a-chip" model designed helps study how Covid viral particles travel through airways and impact pulmonary cells. The...

Previous COVID-19 Enhance Protection Offered by Vaccine

PREVIOUS COVID-19 ENHANCE PROTECTION OFFERED BY VACCINE

A single dose of Pfizer/BioNTech vaccines against COVID-19 may boost immunity against the coronavirus variants, only in people who...

 
 
 
Coronavirus's Spike Protein Plays Vital Role in Disease

CORONAVIRUS'S SPIKE PROTEIN PLAYS VITAL ROLE IN DISEASE

SARS-CoV-2's distinctive "spike" proteins have been known to infect its host by latching on to healthy cells, but scientists have,...

People Aged Over 105 may Have More Efficient DNA Repair

PEOPLE AGED OVER 105 MAY HAVE MORE EFFICIENT DNA REPAIR

Whole-genome sequencing of people who live beyond 105 and 110 years reveals unique genetic signatures linked to protective processes...

 
 
 



The Latest: Indonesia bans traveling home for Eid al-Fitr

Indonesia is prohibiting travel during the popular homecoming period to celebrate Eid al-Fitr Read more ...

NZ suspends quarantine-free travel to and from Sydney

The decision was made following the detection of two community cases in Sydney. Read more ...

Apple's AirTag trackers made it frighteningly easy to ‘stalk' me

Apple's new AirTags, $45 wireless devices that help you locate things, work well. Frighteningly well. Read more ...

List manager Ned Guy quits Collingwood after tumultuous off-season

The man who oversaw Collingwood's salary cap firesale and list overhaul last year, Ned Guy, has quit the club. Read more ...

Johns brothers won't be ‘laying out witches' hats' for Samoa coach Parish

Matthew Johns has rejected calls from the Samoan coach to be his assistant as the battle to coach the Pacific nation intensifies. Read more ...

Cutting gas use for heating and cooking is not the way to net zero

Customers should be informed about new energy options and be empowered to adopt them, rather than restricting their choices by simply taking options away. Read more ...

Young athletes must not be ill-treated in the rush for gold medals

A report into gymnastics in Australia shows the risks in the win-at-all-costs approach to sports. Read more ...

Promoting the Language of ‘Reframing Aging' During Older Americans Month

With the theme of Older Americans Month being “Communities of Strength,” the organization Changing the Narrative is taking the opportunity to promote positive and constructive... Read more ...

Report: Growing with Age - Unlocking the Power of the Multigenerational...

Inclusion in the workplace, including older workers, can strengthen business resilience to provide a competitive advantage, according to a report and toolkit from AARP... Read more ...

Benefits of drug research are not being shared equitably among study...

A Yale-led study reveals that new medicines and vaccines approved for use in the United States are often unavailable in countries that hosted their clinical trials, suggesting... Read more ...